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Conservation Group Fears Cecil the Lion's 'Brother' Killed

Conservation Group Fears Cecil the Lion's 'Brother' Killed

The brother of a famed lion that was killed by an American dentist in early July was feared dead after a conservation group said it had been fatally shot. "It is with huge disgust and sadness that we have just...

Verizon Strike Possible as Contract Deadline Looms

Verizon Strike Possible as Contract Deadline Looms

The contract affects wireline workers in Maryland, Virginia and Washington.

2 Men Fatally Shot in Southeast Washington

2 Men Fatally Shot in Southeast Washington

Like many major cities, the nation's capital has seen an increase in violent crime this year.

Judge: Va. Can Remove Confederate Flag From License Plates

Judge: Va. Can Remove Confederate Flag From License Plates

Virginia can remove the Confederate battle flag from one of its license plate designs, a judge in the commonwealth ruled Friday.

Advocates Want More Done to Curb Hot Car Deaths

Advocates Want More Done to Curb Hot Car Deaths

Hot car deaths are down for the year, but that isn’t stopping parents from looking for long-term solutions to an all-too-familiar situation. On the eve of National Heatstroke Prevention and Awareness Day...

Redskins CB Breeland Suspended, Injured

Redskins CB Breeland Suspended, Injured

Washington Redskins second-year cornerback Bashaud Breeland was suspended without pay for one game by the NFL on Friday, nearly a full year after he was cited for marijuana possession.